Field Reports

News and views from the Field team

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    Field Five: 5 things to look out for in 2017

    THERESA MAY OR MAY NOT Current odds for a 2017 election are 1/3. Here at Field we think that...

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    The Word From Westminster Awards 2016

    Welcome to the second annual The Word from Westminster Awards when the great and the good of the political...

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    No Prize for Fourth Place

    A comfortable win for the ruling party isn’t the usual by-election headline, and so few papers have lead with...

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    How Do You Solve a Problem Like Boris?

    Boris Johnson. The great political enigma of our age. Brilliant and infuriating in equal measure. A rare breed of...

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    Brexit: Not so Hard After All

    Brexit means Brexit. And it will be hard. Despite the Government’s insistence that they will not offer a ‘running...

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    Paul is No Nut

    It would be very easy for politicians and commentators to smugly ignore the UKIP leadership election result that was...

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    Between Jam and a Sticky Place

    This week saw the predictable ‘Jam Tomorrow’ headlines following Philip Hammonds first (and last) Autumn Statement, but the ‘Just...

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    The Special Relationship

    There can be few more extraordinary international political moments of recent times than the helpful and surely friendly advice...

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    The Autumn Statement: Just About Managing

    We were told that this Autumn Statement was all about the JAMs – those ‘Just About Managing’ – but...

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    Farage: Britain’s Unofficial Trump Tsar

    Like him or loathe him there’s no denying that Nigel Farage is currently Britain’s most resilient politician. His pilgrimage...

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    Will Autumn Statement Bring JAM Tomorrow

    JAM. No, not the sweet fruity stuff you put on your toast. But on the heels of Ed Miliband’s...

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    We’re all Brexiteers Living in Trumpton Now

    As the world reacts to the election of Donald Trump as President-elect of the United States, we think there...

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    Will May Spring Forward with an Election or Slowly Sink with Economic Woes?

    Even before the court judgement yesterday, there were strong arguments for an election next year. Many Tories think a...

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    Brexit Gets It In Court

    Referendum victory in the bag. David Cameron deposed. Brexiteers in charge of key government departments. And once-remainer PM Theresa...

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    May Should Call a General Election Next Spring – Britain’s Economic Position Demands it

    Article by Alex Morton Theresa May is trapped by circumstances Theresa May took office quickly and as a serious...

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